Papinee brings a whimsical world of animals to Elements

Model and celebrity mum Qiqi Yam (pictured) was at Elements celebrating the arrival of Papinee last Thursday.

Monday, 16 July, 2012, 12:00am

hot picks

Naisha Aswani, 9, PLK Camoes Tan Siu Lin Primary School

cd: Victory Dance from My Morning Jacket's album Circuital. Great melody.

dvd: Enchanted. This was amazing in the cinemas, but I love watching it at home, over and over again.

movie: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Captain Jack embarks on a journey to find the fountain of youth.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

A bird in the hand

Depending on the species, the appearance of bird motifs in interiors carries connotations of either good fortune (doves, pigeons, nightingales) or something darker (owls, ravens). Nonetheless, all types of birds - the eerie ones included - are emerging as patterns on all manner of decorative home accessories for autumn and winter this year.

14 May 2006 - 12:00am

Owl Babies

by Martin Waddell

Walker Books $78

21 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Ask mr Brain...all will be explained

My vet says my dog has a cataract. Can it be cured? Is it the same as the cataracts humans get? Cataracts in humans and small animals are the same and have similar causes. The lens of the eye, located behind the pupil and iris, helps focus light on to the retina, the light- sensitive tissue which lines the inside of the back of the eyeball.

3 Jun 1999 - 12:00am

Owl meat seized

FIVE pieces of frozen meat of owl, a protected species, were seized from a man at Lowu yesterday. The meat, worth about $500, was found in baggage carried by the 68-year-old man during a routine search. The owl is subject to statutory control under the animals and plants (protection of endangered species) ordinance.

17 Jan 1994 - 12:00am